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Professional Portrait 155.018.jpg
Copy print of a studio portrait originally mounted in oval cameo frame

Boxing Stance 155.017.jpg
Percy Carll, brother of Jessie Carll, fought as an amateur boxer in the years immediately following World War I.

1st African American Band 155.016.jpg
Percy Carll, French horn, with Oyster Bay's African American Band in front of the Oyster Bay Bank on Audrey Avenue. Percy Carll at far left of third row. Band members included musicians from Sea Cliff, Roslyn, and other surrounding towns of Long…



The Lyric Market sold general groceries and meats at 171 South Street in Oyster Bay

Bessie Custis moved from Virginia to Oyster Bay in 1936 and took on domestic work. Helen De Loach of Bayville, NY, provided this undated reference.

Receipt from North Country Community Hospital in Glen Cove, NY.

Doretha Custis with her mother Bessie and Miss Prula James

Bessie Custis, mother of Doretha Custis, at Kayler Fish Market in Oyster Bay, below her second-floor apartment
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